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Snow Hill, Maryland - Basic Facts

The Town of Snow Hill had a population of 2,053 as of July 1, 2016. Snow Hill ranks in the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Maryland. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Snow Hill is located at latitude 38.1655 and longitude -75.3973 in Worcester County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Snow Hill (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0.11 sq. miles. Worcester County is in the Eastern time zone (GMT -5). The elevation is 13 feet.

The Town of Snow Hill (GNIS ID: 2391417) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The Town of Snow Hill is located within District 2, Central, a minor civil division (MCD) of Worcester County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Snow Hill population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Snow Hill: Flawhill, Snow Hill Towne, Snowhill, Snowhill Town, Snow-Hill Town.

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Snow Hill, MD Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 2,053
Population in Households 1,754
Population in Familes 1,399
Population in Group Qrtrs 299
Population Density1 677
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 852
Average Household Size 2.06
Family Households 547
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,084 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 482 (44.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 370 (34.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 232 (21.4%)
Median Home Value $179,492
Average Home Value $188,693


Median Household Income $37,829
Average Household Income $51,807
Per Capita Income $23,434
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.38% -0.26%
Households -0.35% -0.26%
Families -0.29% -0.37%
Median Household Income   -0.88%
Per Capita Income   0.48%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Snow Hill, MD - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Snow Hill to the other 518 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Maryland by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 270 48th
Population Density1 # 339 35th
Diversity Index2 # 124 76th
Median Household Income # 501 3rd
Per Capita Income # 422 19th

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